Today Brian De Palma is 80, Amy Madigan is 70, John Curran is 60, and Taraji P. Henson is 50. Today is also the birthday of Virginia Madsen, John Hawkes, Harry Connick Jr., Moby, Ludacris, Tyler Hoechlin, Elizabeth Daily, Kristy McNichol, Tom Dreesen, Lola Falana, Roxann Dawson, Earl Holliman, Tony Gilroy, Bertrand Bonello, Bashar al-Assad, and the late Herbert Lom, Ian Abercrombie, O. Henry, and Robert Day. Lorne Greene died 33 years ago in 1987 at age 72. Jessica Tandy died 26 years ago in 1994 at age 85. Kim Hunter died eighteen years ago in 2002 at age 79. John Ritter died seventeen years ago in 2003 at age 54. Kevin McCarthy and Harold Gould died ten years ago in 2010. McCarthy was 96. Gould was 86. Andy Whitfield died nine years ago in 2011 at age 39.